Important Update for both current and prospective applicants (4/15/21):
WE ARE OPEN AND ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!
We are extremely pleased to announce that we will once again be able to host visiting students for this academic year. We understand and highly value the impact of away rotations for both us as a residency program and you as an applicant, and we are thrilled that we will be able to offer visiting rotations this year. We sincerely appreciate the strong interest we have seen from those of you who have contacted us!
Thank you for your interest in a clerkship rotation in the Emergency Department at Rush University Medical Center!
As part of the application process, we request that students complete this online application.
Please visit: Visiting Students (Rush) to ensure you meet the requirements for application. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements will not be considered.
For applications received by May 1st we will notify you if you have been accepted by May 15th. You must notify us within 2 weeks of acceptance notification if you would like to accept or decline our offer. Following May 1st, applications will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis based on availability and accepted in a rolling process.
Applicants who are accepted for a rotation will then be asked to complete the online VSAS application in order to register the course with Rush Medical College. Of note, Do not apply to VSAS unless you have been notified of acceptance for a rotation. Applications submitted to VSAS without having been accepted via the online application will not be considered.
If you are interested in applying for our underrepresented minority in medicine scholarship, please submit an additional secondary application here: URiM Scholarship
PLEASE NOTE: This application applies ONLY for students interested in rotating at Rush University Medical Center. Cook County Hospital (Stroger) accepts applications separately. Please visit: http://www.cookcountyem.com/students/ if you are interested in applying for a visiting rotation with Cook County Hospital.
Thank you for applying for a clinical rotation in the emergency department at Rush University Medical Center. If you have any questions regarding your application please contact our clerkship coordinator, Ms. Karmen Howard. firstname.lastname@example.org